NEW YORK, N.Y. - Halliburton agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle what it calls "a substantial portion" of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
TORONTO - The Canadian dollar was lower Tuesday, ahead of the scheduled announcement on interest rates Wednesday by the Bank of Canada.
TORONTO - Canada's manufacturing sector gained momentum in August with overall conditions improving at the fastest past since last November, according to the RBC Canadian manufacturing purchasing managers' index.
After Burger King announced its plans to buy Canada's Tim Hortons and move north, Ohio's Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown has called for his constituents to eat at Ohio-based burger chains instead.
(Adds details, background). Sept 2 (Reuters) - Canada's Pembina Pipeline Corp said it would buy the Vantage pipeline system, gaining access to the prolific Bakken shale field in North Dakota.